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About Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a Private, 4 years college located in Worcester, Massachusetts.
It has a total enrollment of 6,874 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate at Worcester Polytechnic Institute is 49.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Worcester Polytechnic Institute is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
Address100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609-2280
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School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute is 49.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 23.00%.
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Acceptance Rate49.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)23.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$70

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, for academic year 2019-2020 is $54,216 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $29,040.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$54,216
Graduate Tuition & Fees$29,040

Student Population

At Worcester Polytechnic Institute, total 6,874 are attending classes. Among them, 653 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. WPI has 4,668 students and the graduate school has 2,206 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students6,874
Undergraduate Students4,668
Graduate Students2,206
Online Enrollment653

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs112 Programs
Number of online programs19 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

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Learning opportunities

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